Snow Blind: Why Sunglasses Are Important in the Winter

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Sunglasses aren’t only for sunny summer days. Have you ever experienced snow blindness in the winter months? We’re talking about being out on a bright day in the snow, leaving you with eyes that ache and seeing spots for a few seconds before you recover and can keep moving. Snow blindness may not seem likeRead more…

Photokeratitis: Know the Signs

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We’ve blogged about photokeratitis before, and discussed the long-term damage that can occur to your eyes if they are not protected from the harmful rays of the sun. But do you know the signs and symptoms of photokeratitis? It’s important to be able to identify the early warning signs and symptoms of this UV damageRead more…

Key Vision Problems to Identify in Infants & Younger Children

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There are several eye conditions that can affect kids from a young age, and early diagnosis is essential to start treatment as soon as possible and reduce the risk of developing a serious condition that may permanently affect vision. The following are the most common vision problems affecting infants and young children, named by DavisRead more…

Playground Safety: Give Children the Knowledge & Tools to Play Safely at Recess

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When it is time for the kids to go back to school, one of the biggest concerns for parents is their children’s safety when they are not around to supervise. You can ensure your kids stay safe and never endanger others by teaching them these useful tips for recess from KidsHealth. Treat other kids withRead more…

Best Eye Exercises for Kids to Assist with Learning & Success

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Eyeglasses and contact lenses allow kids to see properly for lessons at school and during sports practice, putting them at no disadvantage to children with perfect vision. Unfortunately, corrective eyewear does nothing to protect eyes from growing weaker, and kids will need stronger lenses over time. However, by practicing eye exercises, you can help yourRead more…